In each episode of Gadgets the editors and friends of Boing Boing recommend technology they love and use. This time Jason and Mark talk about the best chess timer for Scrabble players, a fantastic pizza stone, a compact 3-outlet adapter for hotel use, and a great magic trick for under $5. Plus, a website that converts PDFs to Kindle format.

Our picks this week:

chess-timerGame Time II Chess Timer: $40

pizza-stoneEmile Henry Flame Top Pizza Stone: $50

outlet-adapter3-Outlet Heavy-Duty Grounding Adapter: $3

mind-controlMind Control Magic Trick: $4.50

PDF to Kindle converter

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